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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Akiba

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Notable Persons Named Akiba

Akiba Rubinstein was a chess player. He holds the title Grandmaster and Grandmaster (chess). Akiba was given the name Akiba Kiwelowicz Rubinstein on December 1st, 1880 in Stawiski. He breathed his last breath on March 15th, 1961.


Conrad Hubert was an invention and inventor. Conrad was given the name Akiba Horowitz on April 15th, 1856 in Minsk. He breathed his last breath on March 14th, 1928.


Akiba is also known as ʻAḳivah ben Yehuda Leyb.


Akiba was born on July 30th, 1795. He left this life on November 19th, 1876.


Akiba was born on March 9th, 1979 in San Bernardino, California.


Akiba Peters is an athlete for the Police F.C. (Trinidad and Tobago).


Notable Persons With the Last Name Akiba

Tadahiro Akiba is a soccer player for the JEF United Ichihara Chiba, Avispa Fukuoka, Cerezo Osaka, Albirex Niigata, Tokushima Vortis, Thespakusatsu Gunma, SC Sagamihara, Japan national under-20 football team, and Japan national under-23 football team. Tadahiro was born on October 13th, 1975 in Chiba, Chiba.


Yoichi Akiba is a soccer player for the Urawa Red Diamonds, University of Tsukuba, Yokohama F.C., and Mito HollyHock. Yoichi was born on November 23rd, 1983 in Saitama Prefecture.


Masaru Akiba is a soccer player for the Zweigen Kanazawa and Montedio Yamagata. Masaru was born on February 19th, 1984 in Kaminoyama, Yamagata.


Nobuhide Akiba is a soccer player for the JEF United Ichihara Chiba, Shizuoka Sangyo University, Thespakusatsu Gunma, JEF Reserves, and Vonds Ichihara. Nobuhide was born on April 10th, 1985 in Chiba Prefecture.


David was born in 1940.


Ryuji Akiba is a soccer player for the Nagoya Grampus and Vegalta Sendai. Ryuji was born on June 13th, 1984 in Shizuoka, Shizuoka.


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International Interest for Akiba

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Akiba as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Akiba U.S.
  White 35.44% 64.26%
  African American 4.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 50.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 6.96% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.16% 16.26%

Of Last Name Akiba

People with the last name Akiba are most frequently White or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Akiba

  • How Popular is the name Akiba? Akiba is the 37,771st most popular name of all time. As a last name Akiba was the 111,426th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Akiba have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 92 babies born with the first name Akiba in the United States. That's more than enough people named Akiba to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Akiba? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Akiba first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Akiba is Sunday, July 15th, 1883.
  • What year had the most people named Akiba born? The highest recorded use of the first name Akiba was in 1976 with a total of 16 babies.
  • Random Akiba Factoid: According to the 1976 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Akiba is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 7 babies in California have the same name as you in 1976.
  • Weird things about the name Akiba: Your name in reverse order is Abika. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Abkai. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Akiba? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 158 people with the last name Akiba.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Akiba? Akiba is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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